Eagles begin OTA’s…and look for a brave new “gunner”…

The Eagles’ 2014 season officially begins quietly on April 22 with the first of the “voluntary” OTA’s… and the news that Colt Anderson, perhaps their best Special Teams tackler and “gunner”, has signed a contract with the Indianapolis Colts. Colt is an example of a can-do personality who made the transition from collegiate star defensive back to Mr. Utility Player in...
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Colts sign safety Colt Anderson, get CB Josh Gordy to sign tender

The Indianapolis Colts announced today that they have signed safety Colt Anderson. Anderson led the Philadelphia Eagles in special teams tackles last season, and has started six games for them in his four-year career. Anderson's connection to Colts general manager Ryan Grigson goes back to when Grigson was working in the Eagles front office. This signing looks like a special...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Colts Agree To Terms With S Colt Anderson

  The Indianapolis Colts announced Monday that they have agreed to terms with S Colt Anderson. Anderson, 28, signed with the Vikings as an undrafted free agent out of Montana back in 2009. A year later, the Eagles signed him off of the Vikings practice squad and he has spent the past four years in Philadelphia.  Last year, he appeared in 14 games for the Eagles and totaled 11...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Much ado about nothing: Fun with the faux Philadelphia Eagles depth chart

Who will be number 1 on the Eagles’ depth chart? Unfortunately, at this stage we know not. Ah, a little offseason intrigue. Could a mere Philadelphia Eagles fan, who attended the team’s Academy for Men last weekend, have uncovered perhaps THE biggest bit of information about what Chip Kelly currently thinks about this team and its players abilities? Very probably not. There has...
Via Philly Sports Muse
May 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Michael Vick burns LeSean McCoy in a 40-yard dash

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick may not have lost a step after all.  Over the years, it has been speculated that Vick may not be as shifty as used to be. Eagles safety Colt Anderson let it be known that Vick still has it after practice on Thursday morning. Please click here to read this story. The post Michael Vick burns LeSean McCoy in a 40-yard dash appeared first...
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May 02, 2013  |  2 Comments

Jon Dorenbos and Colt Anderson return to Philadelphia Eagles special teams in 2013

As the Philadelphia Eagles prepare to make moves in free agency when it begins on Tuesday at 4 pm, on Monday they took time to secure two returning faces from special teams for 2013. The team signed long snapper Jon Dorenbos to a 4-year deal and safety and special teams ace Colt Anderson signed a one-year long deal with the team. Dorenbos was scheduled to become an unrestricted free...
Via Philly Sports Muse
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Eagles Sign Their Long Snapper and Safety

(via Just one day before NFL free agency begins (Tuesday at 4pm), the Eagles have signed their restricted free agents. Eagles long snapper Jon Dorenbos and safety and special teams Colt Anderson have both been swooped up by the Eagles.  Dorenbros signed a four year contract, while Anderson signed a one year deal. GM Howie Roseman said “We are excited Jon and Colt...
Via Buzz On Broad
March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Eagles "special teams" scouting counts in Draft, too...

It's easy to forget as we scout the individual glamor positions in the upcoming NFL Draft, but special teams talent goes a long way in evaluating a guy's ability to make a roster and contribute to winning in this league...Take a guy like Colt Anderson, Eagles' safety and special teamer who has for the past three months come to NovaCare Complex every day to rehab his...
Via Eagles Eye
April 12, 2012  |  Discuss

The Philadelphia Eagles lose safety Colt Anderson for the season

The Eagles have lost 26-year old safety Colt Anderson for the season due to a torn left ACL.  He played in 12 games for the Eagles this year and he had 11 tackles.  He has now played in 20 games in his first two years with the Eagles and he has 27 tackles.  Anderson was a core player on special teams for the Eagles, so he will be missed.
Via Eagles Locker
December 05, 2011  |  Discuss

Eagles' Anderson likely lost for season with torn ACL

Philadelphia Eagles backup safety and special teams player Colt Anderson suffered a torn ACL in his left knee in Thursday night's game against the Seattle Seahawks.
December 02, 2011  |  Discuss

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